The Mentoring Walk a traditional and central event within the “Share Your Knowledge” program will take place on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 11.30 p.m., in front of the Erste Bank expository in 36 Knez Mihailova Street.
The gathered women will take a walk down Knez Mihailova Street (Erste Bank expository, Knez Mihailova Street, then Kralja Petra, taking photos at the steps of the Kralj Petar I Elementary School, then continue down the Sime Markovića, taking pictures in front of the Residence of Princess Ljubica, at Kosančićev venac and in Brankova street to KC Grad. Participants will talk about their paths of success, but also about the challenges they face in their professional and private lives. The Walk will end at KC Grad (Braće Krsmanović 4) where a concert of the Rock Camp for Girls participants and an award ceremony for the generation of 2018 will be held.
The first Mentoring Walks in Serbia took place in 2008 in Belgrade and Niš, as part of action of the Global Women’s Leadership Network and the organization Vital Voices. So far, 14 Mentoring Walks have been organized in Belgrade, Novi Sad, Niš, Kraljevo, Valjevo and Subotica with more than 750 participants. As the closing event under the program “Share Your Knowledge”, it is also an opportunity for the successful continuation of the established mentoring relationship between mentors and mentees, further exchange of opinions and promotion of the Program aimed at economic and professional empowerment of women in our society.
Program Share your Knowledge is bringing together prominent and successful women from various professions willing to share their knowledge and experience with younger colleagues at the beginning of their careers and thus contribute to the development of future women leaders.
The Call for Applications for a new generation is open until November 30, 2018. For more about the Project and the call click here.